Danish designer Maja Asaa lives in Barcelona’s Sarrià district. Here are some of her favourite spots in Barcelona’s overlooked district.
Where to eat tapas in Barcelona? The city has a huge selection of tapas bars with an equally varied selection, so it can be hard to choose. Here’s a guide to some of the best tapas bars in Barcelona that are worth visiting more than once.
Barcelona’s Hospital Sant Pau is not only one of the city’s most beautiful examples of Catalan modernist architecture, it’s also a story of a time when a hospital stay was very different for patients. Take a look inside the renovated hospital, now a museum.
If you’re looking for something other than the traditional sights of Barcelona, there are plenty of secret spots in the side streets. Amazing views, a prison, an owl, street food, wonderful markets and unconventional street art are just a few of Barcelona’s many hidden and different experiences.
Gin is hip in Barcelona and everywhere in the city Gin and Tonic is served in buckets. You can even make your own gin at a workshop in Barcelona. I tried the gin workshop which, despite its popularity in the city, is still one of Barcelona’s secret experiences. In Barcelona, every self-respecting bar has a […]
Skal din is i vaffel, bæger eller retroglas? Og skal den være gourmet, klassisk eller økologisk? Her får du en guide til de bedste is i Barcelona. “I scream, you scream, we all scream for Ice Cream”. The line from Jim Jarmush’s cult film Down by Low is tailor-made for Barcelona on a hot summer’s […]
Brunch is trendy in Barcelona, and the city’s brunch spots serve it in a multitude of variations. Menus range from sweet, protein-rich and organic to Instagram-worthy, flexitarian and vegetarian brunches in Barcelona. Spaniards have been much later to embrace the brunch concept than Danes. Many also still prefer to skip breakfast lightly. Instead, they eat […]
What should you experience the first time you are in Barcelona? In this guide to Barcelona, you’ll get tips for the city’s biggest sights, including count Gaudí’s architectural works, art museums, Barcelona’s best view and most famous food market. 1. At least one of Gaudí’s iconic buildings Modernista architect Antoni Gaudí (1852-1926) is impossible to […]
Mikkeller Bar in Barcelona is a paradise for beer enthusiasts. Here you’ll find the best selection of craft beers in town, accompanied by delicious food in a creative environment. And it’s luring locals and holidaymakers alike to the Catalan branch of Danish beer empire Mikkeller. In Barcelona’s Eixample district, tucked away from the main tourist […]
Have you made your way through the tourist hordes on Barcelona’s Rambla, seen Gaudí’s great works and partied in Barceloneta? And do you think you know the city inside out?Then read the guide to different experiences in Barcelona and you’ll soon discover that you were wrong. German journalist Dirk Engelhardt, author of 111 Must-See Places […]